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Zonta says No - Campaign 2016

A goal toward liberty

For the first time in Italy, there was a rugby match between teams of just detainees, Drola of Turin and the Yellow Dozza Bologna, this event has been achieved thanks to the collaboration of 'Interclub Zonta Italy with the Italian Federation Rugby.

Before the match starting whistle was held a minute of silence on violence against women in the context of international service "Zonta says No". 

The race was held at the prison of Bologna, in the presence of Director the prison of Bologna Claudia Clementi, the Director of the prison of Torino Domenico Minervini, Erika Stefano Morri and cantons of the Italian Rugby Federation, Nadia Garis President Interclub Zonta Italy, the Ambassador ZIF D28 Emanuela Tanzi and Anna Podesta President of Zonta Club Parma . 

The players have created a competition in accordance with the values of sport, becoming on the field the testimonials of a desire for change and social commitment. Real men respect women.

The project of the formation of rugby teams at the detention facilities is aimed at the progressive internalization of ethical values, which the observance of rules, fair play, solidarity, mutual support to the comrades, respect for opponents.